Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
2016 Photonics Buyers' Guide Clearance! – Use Coupon Code FC16 to save 60%!
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

WaveTec Vision Raises $16M

Photonics.com
Apr 2012
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 10, 2012 — WaveTec Vision announced it has closed a new $16.5 million financing round to commercialize its ORA System diagnostic device for cataract surgery.

The latest round was led by new investor Burrill & Co. WaveTec Vision’s previous investors also participated in this round of financing, including Versant Ventures, Accuitive Medical Ventures, De Novo Ventures and Gund Investment Corp.

The ORA System uses proprietary Optiwave technology with a precise new light source that enhances the quality of the wavefront image to improve measurement accuracy and ensure better patient outcomes.

Privately held WaveTec Vision provides intraoperative wavefront measurement technology for refractive cataract surgeons.

For more information, visit: www.wavetecvision.com  


GLOSSARY
photonics
The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
Comments
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.